ToasterLAB was created by Vitagora in order to meet the specific needs of FoodTech and AgTech entrepreneurs and innovators. Our Zero-equity (not for profit) program provides valuable, pragmatic support, as well as helping to anticipate key changes and opportunities within the agro-food industry.
Our Focus

Positioned to address key societal challenges in terms of tasty, healthy and sustainable food


A focus on access to market and industrialisation support


Addressing the digital transformation of the agro-food industry, from farm to fork

Our Mission

Reduce the time it takes for brilliant FoodTech ideas to become products and services in the real world


Predict new business models, and make start-ups economically desirable in the value chain


Bring smart people together, create an environment in which they can explore and experiment


Create quality products that improve our health and environment

Meet our Team
ToasterLAB has a dedicated team within the Vitagora cluster, working with you to maximise your business potential.
Christophe Breuillet
Claire van Overstraeten
Program manager
Claire Maugras
Startup Manager
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Food innovation cluster
ToasterLAB is the only foodtech acceleration program supported by one of europe's leading food innovation clusters - Vitagora
For more than a decade, Vitagora's ambitious, goal-oriented R&D projects have been linking its 370 members - food industry SMEs, start-ups, industry leaders, as well as top science and technology experts, in France and throughout the world. This ready-made ecosystem, coupled with Vitagora's ability to draw actionable insights from key trends, provide ToasterLAB's FoodTech entrepreneurs with the knowledge and support to achieve real world business success, in France and throughout the world.
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Our Mentors
Winnie Leung
Communications Director, Bits x Bites
Pierre-Henri Deballon
CEO, Weez'Event
Alexandre Nicolau
Strategic Partnerships Officer, Suntory Global Innovation Center
Benoit Millet
Director of Design Lab, Ecole de design de Nantes
Meet our Alumni